Events & Activities - Cape Breton Island

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Watch Amazing Theatre Performances From Across the World This Week/Weekend

With COVID-19 pandemic forcing theaters to shut their doors, many performing art centers have taken to being open virtually. We have listed a few theatre performances from… Read more »

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Quarantine Concerts to Watch Online This Weekend

A list of music performances live-streamed this weekend. All times mentioned are in ET. Watch Amazing Theatre Performances From Across the World This Weekend Friday, November 27… Read more »

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Christmas & Holiday Activities in Cape Breton Island

Get ready for the holiday season on Cape Breton Island. You can choose to continue family traditions or start some new ones this year. Here is a list of activities that are going on this Christmas Season around beautiful Cape Breton island.

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15 Things to Do This Thanksgiving Weekend in Cape Breton

Thanksgiving weekend is a great time to get together with your family and friends to have memorable times with them, while you all enjoy great food and… Read more »

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Canadian Artists, Writers, Performers Call for National Basic Income

A group of Canadian artists, writers, technicians and performers is calling on Ottawa to guarantee a basic income for anyone in need. Novellist and screenwriter Emma Donoghue, poet… Read more »

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Quarantine Concerts to Live Stream Today – Thursday, June 4

A list of music performances to live-stream today.

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May Supermoon: Don’t miss the last Supermoon of 2020 – Super Flower Moon

This year’s last super moon will appear on Thursday, May 7th, 2020. The moon will appear full for about 2 – 3 days around this time, i.e.,… Read more »

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15 Ideas for Mother’s Day in Times of COVID-19

Mother’s Day can be a hard one to get right in the best of times, let alone with such a different landscape. Check out these 15 ways… Read more »

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Places to Buy Face Cloth Masks in Nova Scotia

Cloth mask faces have become the ‘must-have’ accessory for many people during COVID-19. Masks do not necessarily help the person wearing it from getting the illness, but… Read more »

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Audio Editions of 10 Giller Prize-Winning Books Available for Free for 2 Months

Audio editions of 10 award-winning books will be available for free over a two-month period as part of an initiative to encourage Canadians to enjoy top storytelling during the COVID-19 pandemic…. Read more »

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Canada From Home: Explore Canada’s Territories Online

Although we are facing limited travel opportunities at the moment, there are still plenty of ways to enjoy museums and sites without leaving the comfort of your… Read more »

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Watch The Hunger Games, Dirty Dancing, La La Land and John Wick For Free Online

Lionsgate has announced that it will stream four of its most popular films for free. Lionsgate Live! A Night at the Movies will be hosted by Jamie… Read more »

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Things to Do With Teens During COVID-19

So you’re at home with your teenagers during the COVID-19 pandemic. We know it can be hard to think of things to keep everyone motivated on a… Read more »

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Visit Adorable Canadian Zoo Animals Online

As schools and other educational institutions have closed in response to COVID-19 pandemic and kids are confined to their homes, Zoos across Canada have decided to bring… Read more »

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Free Online Educational Resources

We are in the age of social distancing and self-isolation with schools across Canada closed to “flatten the curve” of COVID-19 pandemic. Here is a list of… Read more »

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Visit Canadian Museums & Museums Across the World Online

Explore the world online! Yes. With the advent of technology and widespread availability of the internet, the world is now at your fingertips. You can travel to… Read more »

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25 Fun Things to Do with Kids Inside Your Home

Just because you’re stuck indoors, doesn’t mean you really have to be stuck indoors. There are a ton of things that you and your kids can still… Read more »

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30 Science Experiments to Do at Home with Kids

Have you run out of ideas to keep your children engaged at home? Are you looking for ways to entertain your kids? Here are a few easy… Read more »

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See Thousands of Movies, Educational Films, Immersive Virtual Reality Series For Free Online

If you want to see quality films, educational content online for free, visit the National Film Board of Canada’s website. As Canada’s public producer and distributor, NFB’s… Read more »

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Cineplex Family Favourites

Visit participating Cineplex theatres near you and watch a family favourite film each week for only $2.99. A portion of the proceeds goes towards supporting WE Charity. What:… Read more »

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Groundhog Day in Nova Scotia

Will there be six more weeks of winter, or will spring coming early this year? Will the groundhogs across Nova Scotia agree or will they disagree on… Read more »